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New student immunizations and admission health exam

All new students are encouraged to have a medical exam prior to beginning their career at Geneva College. Students are required to submit proof of required immunizations. Required vaccinations include the following:

  • Tetanus-Diphtheria
  • Toxoid (initial series) then,
  • Tetanus every 10 years
  • Polio
  • 2 doses of measles vaccine if born after Jan.1, 1957. (You may also submit laboratory proof of immunity.

Meningococcal (Groups A,C,Y, and W-135) Polysaccharide Diphtheria Toxoid Conjugate Vaccine (Menactra): In accordance with the state of Pennsylvania's College and University Vaccination Act, all college resident students must either be vaccinated for meningitis or sign a waiver form stating their reasons for not receiving the vaccination.

We encourage you to consider other immunizations like varicella and hepatitis A, B. Please discuss these with your primary care physician. The physical examination form is available through the admissions office.


 

Point of Excellence

Geneva students have the opportunity each summer to attend Au Sable Institute of Environmental Studies to develop practical methods of caring for the environment.

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Upcoming Events
PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS
Johnstown Open House for Master's in Organizational Leadership
The event will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Johnstown Industrial Development Inc. on July 30.
PUBLICATIONS
July issue of @Geneva
Read about Proactive Stewardship.
COMMUNITY EVENTS
Beaver Falls Community Crime Watch Day
On Sat., Aug 2, this popular annual event kicks off in a new way.
PUBLICATIONS
June issue of @Geneva
Read about chemistry program grants.
INCOMING STUDENTS
Freshman Expedition registration is open
First-year students can meet new friends and prepare for the college transition prior to Welcome Week through outdoor adventure activities.